Explore the value of Mentoring
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Our national billboard campaign features positive role models and uplifting values including mentoring. Since we started in 2000, we've made over 70 billboards. Which one is your favorite?

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Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'mentoring'.
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Alexander Espinoza Arriving at a new school not knowing anyone was one of the scariest experiences of my life. When I met Alexander it seemed as if all my fears and doubts were taken away. He genuinely cared about my comfort and went out of his way to make me feel welcomed. Alexander has one of the sweetest, most gentle hearts out...
SUBMITTED BY FRANCIS MELENDEZ
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Lori F Jessica's life was changed forever one Christmas break her third grade year. A car accident killed three people, including her baby sister, and injured her mom beyond recovery. When school started back in January, Jessica went back to class – but she became quiet and withdrawn, and schoolwork was no longer a...
SUBMITTED BY MIKE FICKLING
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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ACHIEVEMENT
AMBITION
APPRECIATING NATURE
APPRECIATION
BEING THERE
BELIEVE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
CARING
CHARACTER
CHARITY
CHEER
CIVILITY
CLASS AND GRACE
COMMITMENT
COMMON GROUND
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
COMPROMISE
CONFIDENCE
CONNECTING
COURAGE
COURTESY
CREATIVITY
DEDICATION
DETERMINATION
DEVOTION
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
DRIVE
EDUCATION
ENCOURAGEMENT
EQUALITY
EXCELLENCE
FAMILY
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
FORGIVENESS
FRIENDSHIP
GENEROSITY
GET ALONG
GIVING BACK
GOOD EXAMPLES
GOOD MANNERS
GRATITUDE
GREAT MUSIC
GRIT
HARD WORK
HEALTH
HELPING OTHERS
HONESTY
HONOR
HOPE
HUMILITY
IMAGINE
INCLUDING OTHERS
INCLUSION
INGENUITY
INNOVATION
INSPIRATION
INTEGRITY
JOY
JUSTICE
KINDNESS
LAUGHTER
LEADERSHIP
LEARNING
LISTENING
LITERACY
LIVE LIFE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LOVE
LOYALTY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
MENTORING
MINDFULNESS
MOTIVATION
OPPORTUNITY
OPTIMISM
OVERCOMING
PARENTING
PASSION
PATIENCE
PEACE
PERSEVERANCE
PERSISTENCE
PIONEERING
PLEASE AND THANK YOU
PRACTICE
PREPARATION
PURPOSE
REACHING OUT
RESILIENCY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
STEWARDSHIP
STRENGTH
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
TEAM WORK
TRUE BEAUTY
TRUST
UNITY
VISION
VOLUNTEERING
WONDER
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Your Comments
Leah VanBibber Epley from Mt Vernon Indiana  JANUARY 16, 2013
You are truly inspiring and brighten my day!

Bruce Willingham from Warner Robins, Ga JANUARY 10, 2013
Mentoring is to enlist the right people, equip them with the right things and then to empower them to be released to do the right things.

Bruce Willingham from Warner Robins, Ga MARCH 23, 2012
Mentoring is listening, seeking to understand, asking the right questions and giving wisdom.

Bruce Willingham from Warner Robins Ga FEBRUARY 9, 2012
Mentoring is investing until there is a return